Tag Archive: Cuba

May 21 2012

Remembering Charles Colson

Tricky Dick’s master of dirty tricks became a Christian prison reformer but was no saintly do-gooder. By Donald Kaul One of the great villains of Richard Nixon’s villainous administration went to his final reward last month. Charles Colson, Tricky Dick’s master of dirty tricks, died of complications after suffering a brain hemorrhage at the age …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/remembering-charles-colson/

Apr 17 2012

Rubio’s false promise

He’s on the wrong side of too many issues that matter to Latinos. By Raul A. Reyes Sen. Marco Rubio will release his memoir, An American Son in June. In what his publisher is billing as an inspirational story, the Florida Republican writes about his family’s emigration from Cuba and details the sacrifices that his …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/rubios-false-promise/

Apr 02 2012

Our failed Cuba policy fixation

In an election year, presidential candidates spend a great deal of time bowing before the altar of the creaky Cuban embargo. By Jess Hunter-Bowman It’s election season. When they’re not kissing babies or holding staged conversations with average voters at coffee shops, presidential hopefuls will dust off tired arguments about the national security threat posed …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/our-failed-cuba-policy-fixation/

Apr 28 2011

Direct flights from Texas to Cuba expected to increase trade opportunities

Agricultural trade with Cuba just became a little easier. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency recently authorized Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) to offer direct flights to the island nation. Previously, Texas farmers and ranchers who planned to travel to Cuba for trade purposes encountered extra travel time and expense because only three U.S. …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.easttexasreview.com/direct-flights-from-texas-to-cuba-expected-to-increase-trade-opportunities/